Kelley joined CJM in October 2018. As the Director of Marketing, Kelley is responsible for the management of all traditional and digital marketing efforts for the company, including creating and maintaining all marketing materials, and coordinating and planning various company events.
Q: Do you have any Awards, Honors or Credentials?
A: I have a bachelor’s degree in English with a concentration in creative writing from Dowling College, as well as an associate degree in Liberal Arts and Sciences from Suffolk County Community College.
Q: Have you always worked in the financial industry?
A: I started my career in the financial industry almost ten years ago at a large broker/dealer in their Corporate Communications department. I learned a lot about marketing in that role, and have been working in a marketing and communications capacity within the financial industry ever since.
Q: What about your role at CJM do you enjoy the most?
A: In a marketing role you never stop learning because there’s always new trends, and new ways of communicating; it’s an ever-evolving profession.
Q: What are some of your hobbies?
A: I really enjoy listening to live music, and I’ve been fortunate to see quite a few legendary musicians play in concert. I also like spending time with my family, friends, and my two rescue dogs, Penny and Comet.
Q: What would you do if you won the lottery?
A: I would establish an animal rescue, and would definitely travel more.
Q: What’s your favorite book and why?
A: “11/22/63,” by Stephen King. I admire his writing skills, and ability to produce captivating content over and over again.
Q: What’s your favorite quote?
A: “In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on.” – Robert Frost